Take Action

We need your help to stop the damaging Circuit of Wales development.

There are several things you can do to help oppose the Circuit of Wales development:


Write to the Blaenau Gwent Council planning department (planning@blaenau-gwent.gov.uk) stating that you object to planning application 13/0062 Circuit of Wales. here are some suggested points to include in your objection:

  • The development is contrary to local and national planning policy, and the principles of sustainable development
  • The development will have a significant, irreversible impact on local biodiversity
  • The development involves a considerable risk to local water quality, and may increase the risk of flooding elsewhere
  • The development will havenegative impacts on the Brecon Beacons National Park
  • The development will release greenhouse gases into the atmosphere, contributing to climate change

You may also wish to write to your Assembly Members (You can find out who they are here). Please copy us in on any correspondence.


Tell other people about the Circuit of Wales, and the damage it will cause. You can link to our campaign page through Facebook, Twitter or from your own website. Encourage others to take action too.


Several organisations are opposing the Circuit of Wales development. These include:

Like ourselves, these are all registered charities that rely on public support to carry out their work. The Countryside Council for Wales and Environment Agency have also objected to the development.

At Gwent Wildlife Trust, our campaigning work is dependent on your support. You can help us to stand up for wildlife by making a donation or becoming a member.